The Reinert Center has started a new series aimed at helping faculty and graduate students consider ways to incorporate technology into the classroom. Each semester, we’ll offer three short sessions focusing on one teaching issue or strategy involving technology.
Seating is limited and advanced registration is required. Register online here: http://tinyurl.com/lnuw7l6
The sessions for this semester are as follows. All are from Noon to 1:00 pm in Des Peres 213.
February 19, 2014: Using Poll Everywhere for Simple Instant Feedback
Poll Everywhere is an online tool offering instructors a simple way to poll students for understanding or opinion. Students can respond instantly and anonymously to instructor created polls by using any device they own.
March 19, 2014: Collaboration with Google Docs
This session will explore strategies and techniques to use Google Docs in support of collaborative student projects.
April 9, 2014: Social Bookmarking for Classroom Use
Online Tools such as Pinterest make it easy to gather, organize and share information. This session will look at quick, easy tools to facilitate resource development for classroom use.